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Transcript of the entry for the Post Office, professions and trades for DOWNHOLME in Bulmer's Directory of 1890.


  • Post Office at Mrs. E. D. Pearson's. Letters arrive via Richmond per foot messenger at 10-30 a.m., and are despatched at 2-45 p.m. on week days. No Sunday business.

Miscellany of trades

  • Bowes Mr. George
  • Brown Thomas, shoemaker and parish clerk & vict., King's Head
  • Carter George, joiner and wheelwright
  • Carter Mrs. Mary, shopkeeper
  • Cutler Rev. Joseph (Oxford), The Vicarage
  • Jefferson James & Sons, quarry owners
  • Martin Mrs. Margaret, vict., Bolton Arms
  • Pearson Miss Annie, dressmaker
  • Pearson Mrs. E. D., postmistress
  • Pearson Thomas Scott, bootmaker
  • Sedgwick Joseph, master, Parish school
  • Teasdale William, blacksmith
  • Wilkinson Mr. Ralph


  • Brown John, Ellerton lodge
  • Greathead J., Manor house and Downholme park
  • Park John
  • Russell James


  • Croad John T., agent to Mrs. Ernlé Erle-Drax


  • Whitelock Ernest George, Riggs Gill
  • Whitelock Matthew, The Grove
  • Wood Edward


Miscellany of trades

  • Cansfield Richard, gamekeeper


  • Deacon Robert (and overseer), Manor house
  • Robinson Francis
  • Wilson James


Miscellany of trades

  • Carswell James, gamekeeper, Crow hills


  • Fawcett John (and cattle dealer), Coldstorms
  • Naylor Richard Henry, Wathgill
  • Park John, Boston
  • Storey Henry, Walburn hall

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